Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Inserting a DropDownList control, part of Word 2007: Forms.
There are two different kinds of list controls in Microsoft Word 2007.…The first kind of list control, the dropdown list, is the list that we'll be…using in this video.…And a dropdown list is used when you can describe the entire universe of…choices, because the only choice allowed is the choice that you put on the list.…For example, in Credit Card Type we only accept three specific kinds of credit cards;…therefore, it's not hard to put a dropdown list.…If you're not using a Visa, a MasterCard, or American Express, we're not going…to take your credit card.…
It doesn't matter that you enter it.…The other kind of list box, which is called a Combo Box, allows a user to…either choose an item from the list, or to enter another item, if the choice…they want isn't there.…We might, for example, use that kind of a list box here where we want someone to…make a payment and we want there to be a choice even if the choices that we…provide aren't sufficient.…If somebody were to say to us I want to make a single payment but in September,…
AuthorGini von Courter
Prerequisite Course: Word 2007 Essential Training
- Customizing pre-built Microsoft.com templates
- Inserting content controls
- Saving a form as a template
- Troubleshooting form issues
- Understanding Building Blocks
- Creating a schema using the Content Control Toolkit
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Getting to Know Word Forms
Formatting form tables7m 33s
2. Inserting Form Controls to Capture Data
3. Finishing a Form
4. Creating Internal Forms with Building Blocks
5. Creating Controls That Repeat Data
What's next?5m 13s
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